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Memorial Hospital North in Colorado Springs

Tough Problem Solved With a Won-Door By Sharon Haddock After a routine safety inspection of the atrium area in the Memorial Hospital North in Colorado Springs turned up trouble, project manager Norman Wolfe and his associates were flummoxed. The Colorado state health and safety inspectors were not happy and wanted the vertical enclosure situation changed […]

Joplin High School rebuild

Won-Door part of Joplin High School rebuild By Sharon Haddock   JOPLIN, Mo. — When a monster tornado hit Joplin, Missouri, on May 22, in 2011, it blew through with winds of over 200 mph and cut a wide six-mile stretch of destruction through the area. The E5 (Enhanced Fugita) storm, the deadliest tornado on […]

Kensington Community Church

FireGuard doors keep "Kids Zone" open and safe By Sharon Haddock   LAKE ORION, MI. — The FireGuard Compress Stack doors used in the new Kensington Community Church building don't just keep the "Kids Zone" area safe and inviting. They provide peace of mind. In case of an emergency, the doors are ready to close […]

Westfield San Francisco Centre

Won-Door part of successful downtown Westfield San Francisco Centre By Sharon Haddock WESTFIELD, Calif., — Microsoft wanted to offer a dramatic customer experience at its new store in the Westfield San Francisco Centre mall on historic Market Street. So when the designers decided to open up the entire 70-foot storefront, Won-Door became the key element, […]

North Atlanta High School

Won-Door part of ground-breaking inner-city campus By Sharon Haddock ATLANTA — When you talk ground-breaking, the new high school in north Atlanta rising from the ashes of an old office complex did that, does that, and continues to prove it's quite possible to be something different. Collins Cooper Carusi Architects, Inc., along with Cooper Carry & Associates […]

Virtua Voorhees Hospital campus in New Jersey

Won-Door plays a double role at Virtua Voorhees By Sharon Haddock Won-Door products perform two essential jobs at the Virtua Voorhees Hospital campus in New Jersey. During the fit-out phase of construction, the FireGuard 60S door was used in the "E" lobby to provide safe separation between the atrium and the entrance of the diagnostic […]